Part Time Financial Controller – FMCG (Contract)

Part Time Financial Controller – FMCG

A leading FMCG business in North Kent require a Financial Controller to join them initially on a 6 month contract. This could potentially go permanent thereafter.

The company have an international presence with a turnover of circa £20M.

You will be working directly with the MD and leading a team of 2 junior individuals overseeing all aspects of accounts.

Main duties will include:
* Oversight and management of the finance function
* Development of the finance team
* Review of monthly accounts and provision of regular reporting and analysis
* Balance sheet review to ensure all accounts are reconciled monthly and good accounting practices are adhered to
* Daily review of cash position and advising the FD accordingly
* Monthly forecasting of P&L, balance sheet and cash flow and monitoring of cash in particular throughout the month
* Variance analysis and commentary to explain monthly results v forecast / budget / prior year and provide early warning on deviations
* Lead annual budget process and maintain all supporting spreadsheets
* Manage external relationship with auditors
* Seek opportunities to improve profitability and / or cash flow and provide regular advice in this regard

Requirements
* A qualified accountant; ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent, but could consider QBE.
* Familiar with working in a similar FMCG environment with a resilient approach
* Multi-currency exposure required
* Experience on managing junior individuals is essential
* Someone with excellent Excel skills
* A value driven, ethical leader, with the ability to lead, motivate and influence key stakeholders

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